Officials identify Long County homicide victim

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LONG COUNTY, Ga. (WSAV) – The Long County Sheriff Office (LCSO) identified the vicitm of Monday ‘s homicide as Jessica J Gerling, 28, of a Jesup.

Long County Sheriff, Craig Nobles said she died as a result of a shooting.

The Georgia Bureau of Investigation (GBI) is investigating Gerling’s dearh as a homicide.

LCSO says officers responded to the scene at Calhoun Acres Mobile Home Estates shortly after 11:30 p.m. Monday where they discovered Gerling’s body at the scene.

A vehicle parked outside the mobile home was towed away, GBI says there is some concern the vehicle played a part in the incident but would not elaborate.

GBI says they are not currently seeking anyone for the homicide, but they are following leads and developing new information.

Anyone with information is asked to contact the sheriffs office at 912-545-2118 or 911.

GBI continues to investigate.

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